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Friday, April 15

SDLP canvassers target of Tyrone petrol bomb: BBC

Allister deemed 'wrecker' during debate: UTV Internet

Confident UUP leader Tom Elliott pushes a proposal-packed plan: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

UUP helping deliver a new North, says Elliott: The Irish Times
Dan Keenan

We may remove Ruane – Elliott: The News Letter

Sweetness and Light: UTV Internet
Ken Reid

NI elections – Devolution Rathlin Island style: BBC
Chris Mason

Assembly Election Constituency Profile – Fermanagh & South Tyrone: The Irish Times
Dan Keenan

DUP needs to be smart in the art of election warfare: Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

Antrim homes evacuated after suspicious devices found: BBC

Dissident republican searches carried out by PSNI: BBC

Baggott 'fears' another officer murder: UTV Internet

NI Police Ombudsman chief quits post over 'meddling': BBC
Vincent Kearney

Ronan Kerr was a true hero, his killers are just true idiots (Apr 14): Belfast Telegraph
Sharon Owens

The words we should never have to hear: Irish Echo
Ray O'Hanlon

Boy (14) in court over hoax bomb 'mayhem': Belfast Telegraph

'Low conviction rates' for paramilitary style attacks: BBC

We sow hatred in our babies' minds, not just in their bibs: Belfast Telegraph
Lindy McDowell

Live in the present, not the past and give the queen a royal welcome: Irish Examiner
Matt Cooper

New Order of White Knights – secret society for Protestants (Apr 11): (from the Irish Daily Star)
John Coulter

Council to host RIR homecoming parade: The News Letter

King, Smith are giving voice to different views: Irish Echo
Michael Cummings

Belfast – After the fighting ends, the tourists come: CNN
David de Sola

Gardaí want life sentences for garda deaths: Donegal Democrat

Moving North offers the best route through bankruptcy: Irish Independent
Donal O'Donovan

Royal Wedding grants are now available (Apr 5): Banbridge Leader

This royal frenzy should embarrass us all: The Independent
Johann Hari

Flag row flares ahead of boxing showdown: The News Letter

Rangers hit by second Uefa charge over alleged sectarian songs against PSV Eindhoven: Daily Telegraph
Roddy Forsyth

Bain outrage as 'deliberate and targeted campaign' leads to fresh Ibrox ban threat: The Herald
Michael Grant

We can learn from Ulster, says Israel's Prosor (Apr 14): Jewish Chronicle
Marcus Dysch

Thursday, April 14

108 arrested as gardai vow to wipe out RIRA: Evening Herald
Cormac Byrne

Former Provisional IRA member held following searches: The Irish Times
Conor Lally & Elaine Keogh

Security alert in Larne cleared: BBC

Man arrested over Newry van bomb: The News Letter

Newry van bomb – 26-year-old man arrested in Rostrevor: BBC

PSNI is long-term solution to terror problem: Irish Post

Dalai Lama condemns officer killing: Belfast Telegraph

PC Ronan Kerr murder detectives granted six more days to question 'IRA dissidents': Daily Mail

Security 'secrecy' still spooking nationalists: Belfast Telegraph
Brian Rowan

Gentle protest was mighty in its rejection of violence: Irish Independent
Martina Devlin

Grasp initiative now and help our force catch killers: Belfast Telegraph
Jim Gamble

It's no time for talks with terrorists: Evening Herald
Gerry O'Carroll

The nihilists can only propel us back to the worst bits of the past, never the best things: Irish Independent
Kevin Myers

A grotesque piece of political cynicism from Shaun Woodward:
Peter Oborne

Politicians must help police shoulder the risks of peace: Belfast Telegraph

'It will be Armageddon' Queen's state visit to Ireland threatened by lack of cash for police protection: Daily Mail

Shatter confident of securing funds for policing state visits: Irish Examiner
Sean O'Riordan

Ireland loves the family affairs of the Windsors: Belfast Telegraph
Henry McDonald

DUP is praying for success in election 'war': The News Letter

Constituency profile – East Belfast: Belfast Telegraph

UUP candidate – I want to catch poster thieves in the act: The News Letter

Far-Right party offers only return to a hate-filled past: Belfast Telegraph
Matthew Collins

Orange hall attack 'was a hate crime': The News Letter

Alliance in pledge to help boost community relations: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

RAF jets spark flights row: The News Letter

Donaldson family release new details about murder: Donegal Democrat

Donaldson family say handler key to killing: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty & Conor Lally

Profile – Who was Denis Donaldson?: BBC

Mass to mark 30th anniversary of Irish hunger striker Bobby Sands' death: Rockland Journal News
Akiko Matsuda

'Withdraw' Hunger Strike cash – Brewster: Ballymoney Times

Would-be Libyan leaders 'set to meet IRA victims': The News Letter

PM won't meet us over economy – Martin McGuinness: Belfast Telegraph
Claire Weir

Iris Robinson back in public eye as she mourns her mother: Belfast Telegraph
Sarah Rainey

McGuinness attends Robinson funeral: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

Historic first as Irish issues feature on Commons agenda: Irish Post
Siobhán Breatnach

It's still not easy being Irish in Scotland:
Phil Mac Giolla Bhain

IRFU rule out Ulster players for British team: The Irish Times
Johnny Watterson

Wednesday, April 13

Rivals slam DUP record – Unionist parties clash over performance at Stormont: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Assembly election – constituency profile: The Irish Times
Dan Keenan

Police probe SF man's election bid: The News Letter

Will Robinson's move to the middle bring in new voters?:
Connal Parr

SF criticises SDLP over housing claim: The Irish Times
Dan Keenan

Time for good news or is it?: UTV Internet
Ken Reid

How to work magic on unionists: Derry Journal
Norman Hamill

Momentum building but progress still slow: Belfast Media

McGuinness in row over slain officer's 'SF vote': The News Letter

McGuinness claim a sign of the times: Belfast Telegraph

Orange call to act over funeral mass: The News Letter

SF leaders keep pressure on dissidents to explain 'futile' acts: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty & Dan Keenan

Officers 'ashamed' over PSNI Newry bomb alert response: Belfast Telegraph
Lesley-Anne Henry

Alert ends at College Square East in Belfast: BBC

Dissidents 'join cancer protest': The News Letter

PSNI free dissident republican suspect pending report: BBC

Searches in Omagh over Kerr murder: UTV Internet

Kerr graffiti the work of 'mindless cretins': Derry Journal

Ronan Kerr a 'beacon of hope': Derry Journal
Sheena Jackson

Has ombudsman led to greater accountability in policing?:
Barry McCaffrey

PSNI overtime costs £1m per week: UTV Internet

GRA head – Gardaí need more resources to counter dissidents: Irish Examiner
Sean O'Riordan

Gardai to get funding for policing visits: Irish Independent
Tom Brady

Queen's visit will hit war on gangs -- gardai: Evening Herald
Cormac Byrne

Queen in Irish Terror Threat: Daily Express
Richard Palmer

Man, 70, arrested over Donaldson murder: UTV Internet

Second arrest in Donaldson murder inquiry: RTE

Five years on, gardaí near a break in probe of IRA informer's murder: Irish Examiner
Fiachra Ó Cionnaith

Call for 1974 bombings files to be released: RTE

Cut throat killer's t-shirts removed after NBN query: Belfast Media
Gemma Burns

Colaiste Feirste challenges Caitriona Ruane decision: BBC

Caution sounded over Libyan 'compensation': The News Letter

Royal wedding parties – Northern Ireland streets behind rest of the UK: Belfast Telegraph
Sarah Rainey

Involve NI in planning celebration, says Martin: The Irish Times
Michael O'Regan

Welcome for Presbyterian Mutual Society rescue package (Apr 8): BBC

Saver gives proposals his firm backing (Apr 8): The News Letter

The Catholic Schools Partnership is wrong to oppose the Quinn plan (Apr 12): The Irish Times
Brian Mooney

Tuesday, April 12

Who'll get top job key issue for voters – DUP: Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

Allister calls on DUP to give pledge on strategy for stopping McGuinness: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

Jim Allister says TUV 'can be catalyst for change': BBC

Allister launches TUV manifesto: UTV Internet

"Sammy is not good at this type of thing": UTV Internet
Ken Reid

Our manifesto for a fresh start in Northern Ireland: Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

Easter and elections loom: Belfast Media

Tribalism must not mask the real issues: Belfast Telegraph

Unionism's Bermuda Triangle: BBC
Mark Devenport

McGuinness ready to talk to dissidents: UTV Internet

Owen Paterson rules out dissident republican dialogue: BBC

Dissidents 'bent' on violence, says Shatter: The Irish Times
Arthur Beesley & Éanna Ó Caollaí

PSNI defends cones and tape response to van bomb: Belfast Telegraph
Lesley-Anne Henry

Antrim security alert 'a hoax': UTV Internet

Brothers forced to flee after RIRA pub threats: Evening Herald
Cormac Byrne

Wife of man held in connection with Kerr killing in challenge over access: The Irish Times
Alan Erwin

Soccer star's parents released after drugs and ammunition find: Irish Independent
Grainne Cunningham

We must prepare for war if we're to build lasting peace: Belfast Telegraph
Ed Curran

Security for State visits on GRA agenda: The Irish Times
Tim O'Brien

Memo ahead of Queen's visit to Ireland – mug up on peace process and the Turf: The Guardian
Nicholas Watt

Order remembers terror victims' sacrifice: The News Letter

Shankill butchers HET enquiry begins: Belfast Media
Gemma Burns

RUC defended on 'Butchers' probe (Mar 30): The News Letter

Vow to support underachievers (Mar 31): Londonderry Sentinel

Integration policy survey is timely (Apr 5): Belfast Telegraph

Libyans 'agree victims pay-out': The News Letter

Irelands Census 2011 and Catholicism – the demise of organized religion in Ireland (Mar 28): Irish Voice/
Paddy Duffy

'Anti-Irish' teacher apology (Apr 8): The Herald
David Leask

Royal wedding street party for republicans is banned by council:
Stephen Bates

A reformed monarchy would be a fitting royal wedding present: Daily Telegraph
Mary Riddell

Monday, April 11

Gerry Adams lambasts dissident killers: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Adams offers to meet dissidents:

Police adamant – we can cope with wave of security alerts : Belfast Telegraph
Anne Madden

Catholics policing the North: Sunday Business Post
Nicola Cooke

Weapons cache find belonged to Real IRA: Belfast Telegraph

Real IRA gang members granted security work licences: The Irish Times
Conor Lally

Celtic player Anthony Stokes' relatives released: BBC

Police given more time to quiz third man over Ronan Kerr murder: Belfast Telegraph

Local family torn apart by car bomb: Belfast Media
Ian Allen

McGuinness urges unity against dissident groups: Irish Examiner
Steven McCaffery

Thousands take to streets of Omagh on peace march in officer's honour: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

Skirting the Issue – It's time to say 'Not in my name' (Apr 8): Derry Journal
Claire Allan

Belfast City's peaceful protest murder of Northern Irish police officer – the past is another country (Apr 8): Irish Voice/
Paddy Duffy

A brand new force but the same old dangers (Apr 7): Belfast Telegraph
Alan Murray

Bomb was last kick of a zombie ideology (Apr 10): (from the Sunday Times)
Liam Clarke

How many of their own will the dissidents kill? (Apr 10): Sunday Business Post
Tom McGurk

Policeman's murder is a reminder of the troubled past Sinn Féin prefers to forget (Apr 5): The Scotsman
Kevin Toolis

One mother's love shows us why we must defeat hatred (Apr 7): Belfast Telegraph
Shaun Woodward

No return to Ireland's bloody past: Irish Post
Fiona Audley

No support for killers: Belfast Media

We can't let terror win (Apr 10): Sunday Herald

£6.2m bill to protect Queen on visit to Ireland amid renewed terror fears : Daily Mail
Chris Greenwood

Queen's visit to Ireland is security nightmare:
Henry McDonald

The Queen's official visit to Ireland is risky: Daily Telegraph
Charles Lysaght

Queen can say something useful: Belfast Media
Des Wilson

Jim Allister insists Stormont needs a shake-up... and an opposition: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Propaganda machine goes unchecked (Apr 6): The News Letter
N R Greer

Bread and butter issues to fore as SF, DUP vie for top spot: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

DUP goes back to front (Apr 8): The News Letter

UUP 'not surrendering' Derry in cancer row: Derry Journal

Consensus is possible in education (Apr 5): The News Letter
Kenneth Bloomfield

Memorial for Orange Order dead: Belfast Telegraph

Tories under fire over Orange Order guest at 'elite' dinner for donors: The Herald
Paul Hutcheon

Scots Troubles victim family receive award (Apr 7): The Scotsman

Only a game? – Sectarianism and football – a potent mixture: Derry Journal
Andrew Quinn

Police under fire over Old Firm crackdown: The Herald
Gerry Braiden

Centre workshop eases Irish fears over Census form: Irish Post
Fiona Audley

Sorry, Phil Lynott, I'm sticking with the Scots (Apr 10): The Observer
Kevin McKenna

Sunday, April 10

Republican 'anger' over Kerr murder – Adams: RTE

Outrage at murder fails to deter IRA dissidents: Sunday Independent
Jim Cusack

'Walk for Peace' to be held in Omagh: RTE

MI5 lead hunt for IRA arms dumps: Sunday Express
James Fielding

Bomb 'destined for town centre': Scotland on Sunday
Tom Peterkin

Police treated massive bomb as abandoned vehicle: Independent on Sunday
David McKittrick

Bombers planned new Omagh atrocity: Belfast Telegraph

Bomb found beside Belfast-Dublin motorway:
Henry McDonald

Security of peace bridge and culture office discussed: Londonderry Sentinel

Fears over Queen's visit to Irish republican landmarks: The Observer
Henry McDonald

3 released in Dublin dissident investigaton: RTE

'I saw Ronan sitting in a police car and thought – here is a symbol of the new Northern Ireland' (Apr 7): Belfast Telegraph

A thin blue line of rough men against terrorism: Sunday Independent
Eoghan Harris

Show leadership and walk the talk, Martin: Belfast Telegraph
Malachi O'Doherty

Northern Ireland – Return to the darkest days?: Scotland on Sunday
Dani Garavelli

Cycle of violence must end with death of young officer: Belfast Telegraph
Duncan Morrow

Ronan Kerr, policeman and GAA player (Apr 9): The Irish Times
Des Fahy

No borders in united island: Sunday Independent
Eamonn Sweeney

A murder, a shared sorrow and hope for a new Ireland: The Observer

McCord to attend fundraiser despite death threat: Newtownabbey Times

'My time on the blanket': Derry Journal

Legitimising the events of 1916 fraught with danger: Sunday Independent
Ruth Dudley Edwards

BBC bows to republican pressure ahead of Royal wedding: Sunday Telegraph
Robert Mendick

Ireland's lack of civic morality grounded in our history (Apr 9): The Irish Times
Garret Fitzgerald

Adrift from the church they loved so well: Boston Globe
Lisa Wangsness

Quinn learning church not ready to let go of schools: Sunday Independent
Emer O'Kelly

Quinn must do more homework on value of religion (Apr 9): The Irish Times
Breda O'Brien

The Gaza Split: Ballymoney Times

Saturday, April 9

Running for Stormont? It's 50-50 you'll get in: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

UUP not to stand candidate in Foyle constituency: BBC

Tweet Wars: BBC
Mark Devenport

Why is the DUP putting on such bold front in election broadcast?: Belfast Telegraph
Lindy McDowell

NI politics newcomers could be 'cappuccino moment': BBC
Jim Fitzpatrick

McGimpsey hits back: Derry Journal

Role of Assembly being 'squeezed', says Mark Durkan: Derry Journal

Three held after raids by armed gardaí: The Irish Times
Conor Lally

Armed gardai arrest Celtic star's father in anti-terror swoop: Irish Independent
Tom Brady

Bomb threat forces closure of motorway: Irish Independent
Paul Melia and Anne Madden

Newry bomb alert 'complex operation': UTV Internet

Police criticised over handling of Newry bomb alert: Belfast Telegraph
Connla Young

Van under Belfast-Dublin road at Newry contained bomb: BBC

Omagh murder – third suspect arrested:
Rowenna Davis

Dissident republicans want to kill more officers – PSNI: BBC
Vincent Kearney

Police get extra time to question Kerr suspects: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

Kerr peace march set to attract thousands: Belfast Telegraph
Connla Young

Scotland's historic links to terrorism violence (Apr 7): The Herald

'Disgusting' graffiti is removed from Bogside: Derry Journal

Dissidents aim to ignore backlash and strike again: Belfast Telegraph
Brian Rowan

Dissidents have made a serious strategic error: The Irish Times
Noel Whelan

Security brief: UTV Internet
Sharon O'Neill

We owe it to Ronan Kerr to protect our protectors: Belfast Telegraph
Lindy McDowell

Change is Permanent and irrevocable!: Derry Journal
Joe Brolly

Duffy case set for the supreme court: Lurgan Mail

No censure for UUP Mass goers: Belfast Telegraph

Parades Commission 'has met with Orangemen': The News Letter

Sinn Féin protests against Queen's visit will not be confrontational, says McDonald: The Irish Times
Deaglán de Bréadún

Gardai step up security plans ahead of Queen Elizabeth's visit: Irish Independent
Paul Melia and Ralph Riegel

A visit fit for a queen: The Irish Times
Conor Goodman

How Irish royalists can celebrate the Queen's visit:
Harry Mount

Queen's visit will change Ireland for ever – old enemies will put hatreds aside: Irish Voice/
Niall O'Dowd

Pickaxe handle gang attack teen in Newtownards: BBC

Loyalist gets 25 years for Fusco murder: UTV Internet

How technology caught up with a gunman 40 years on: Belfast Telegraph
Deborah McAleese

Woman can sue 'Stakeknife' accused Freddie Scappaticci: BBC

Adams needs to import Northern pragmatism – and be less smug: Irish Independent

Ian Paisley Jnr in phone hacking probe: Belfast Telegraph

Diversity is watchword in San Antonio community: Irish Echo

It's Rangers' fans who have to stamp out sectarianism (Apr 8): The Herald
Richard Wilson

Friday, April 8

Queen will visit controversial sites during tour of Ireland including the scene of the Croke Park massacre: Daily Mail

Main parties welcome visit as SF criticises timing: The Irish Times
Paul Cullen

Bill Clinton provides role model for Queen's historic visit to Ireland:
Nicholas Watt

Croker chiefs to give queen a cead mile failte: Irish Independent
Fergus Black

Cork city and Cashel visits will provide 'great boost': The Irish Times
Barry Roche & Anne Lucey

Security operations expected to cost €7m: The Irish Times
Conor Lally

Royal boost for country's tourism: Irish Examiner
Catherine Shanahan and Tony Jones

Why all the fuss about the Queen's visit to 'Croker'?: BBC
Mark Simpson

Reconciliation key note of Queen's visit: The Irish Times
Deaglán de Bréadún

Man arrested over bomb is linked to arms cache: The Herald
Gerry Braiden

Dublin apartment searched as part of Kerr inquiry: The Irish Times
Dan Keenan & Conor Lally

Two still held over PC Kerr murder: UTV Internet

IRA splinter groups will never have people's support: Londonderry Sentinel

Omagh peace walk to be held: UTV Internet

Sinn Fein slams TUV over Gerry Kelly jibe: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Excited girl, five, waves to fun runners... unaware of car bomb planted yards away which would kill PC hours later: Daily Mail

Motorways closed after security alert: RTE

Controlled explosion in Kilrea alert: UTV Internet

A champion of peace and hero of our troubled times: Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

Links in the terror chain are old, but means of breaking them are continually evolving: The Scotsman
Kevin Toolis

Why Constable Kerr's killers want it to be 1972 here forever (Apr 6): Belfast Telegraph
Gail Walker

Why dissident groups will fail in Northern Ireland: New Statesman
Liam McLaughlin

No going back: The Economist

No support for killers: Belfast Media

Order unlikely to censure pair over Ronan Kerr funeral: BBC
Gareth Gordon

Were Councillors at the same event?: Impartial Reporter

Parade protest probed: Mid Ulster Mail

Orangeman David Scott receives Catholic school award: BBC

Banner bid to bolster vote (Apr 6): The News Letter

SDLP's fresh blast for first ministers at campaign launch: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

UUP hail reserve but worry its end is premature: Londonderry Sentinel

Orange and green do not represent our 'true colours': Belfast Telegraph
Nick Garbutt

Police probe paramilitary style attack: UTV Internet

Denis Donaldson family demands answers in murder probe: Belfast Telegraph
Connla Young

Council approves Hunger Strike exhibition grant: Ballymoney Times

Hunger strike event moves from Clinton centre: Impartial Reporter
Rodney Edwards

McGeough may serve 2 years: Impartial Reporter

PMS savers to get 77% savings back: Belfast Telegraph

We're being undermined, say Rangers as Uefa moves to ban fans: The Scotsman
Andrew Whitaker

UEFA clause brings Rangers' past into present: The Herald
Richard Wilson

Thursday, April 7

United by the blood of one of its sons, Ireland, North and South, grieves: The Scotsman
Tom Peterkin

Island united in show of eloquent defiance: Irish Independent
Lise Hand

David Cameron pays tribute to Ronan Kerr's heartbroken mother: Belfast Telegraph
Ed Curran

House passes unanimous motion condemning murder of PSNI officer: The Irish Times
Michael O'Regan

'Don't glamorise pain of Troubles': The News Letter

Peace rally held after Pc murder: Belfast Telegraph

Man held as police examine links between arms haul and murder: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty & Dan Keenan

Biggest arms cache seized in Ulster 'for years' hours before murdered PC's funeral: Daily Mail
Stephen Wright

Builder arrested in Scotland in hunt for killer of Omagh cop Ronan Kerr: Scottish Daily Record
Craig Mcdonald and Donna Watson

Estate in shock as bombing suspect arrested: The Herald
Helen McArdle

Second arrest over Ronan Kerr murder: The News Letter

Top former Provo under scrutiny after bombing: Belfast Telegraph
Brian Rowan

Symbolism potent as local GAA club members pass coffin to police officers: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

Kerr murder overcomes decades of suspicion: BBC
Conor Macauley

Dissidents reprising Provos' bloody legacy: Belfast Telegraph
Henry McDonald

Troubled province needs to find ways to celebrate its shift in attitude: The Scotsman
Peter Geoghegan

Beragh's Powerful Symbolism: BBC
Mark Devenport

Persuasion not coercion is how to deal with dissidents (Apr 5): Belfast Telegraph
Brian Rowan

Political process cannot be 'hostage' to dissident gangs (Apr 6): The Irish Times
Dan Keenan

More than just a vote, it's a thumb in the dissidents' eye: Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

We will stop at nothing to defeat these groups: The Irish Times
Alan Shatter

Peace process is now in grave danger: The News Letter
Nick Garbutt

Unity key to beating the evil of terrorism: Irish Independent

Death returns to the streets of the North: Irish Post

McGimpsey ally accuses SF/DUP of scapegoating: Londonderry Sentinel

SF 'decommissions' election posters: The News Letter

BNP candidate Ann Cooper formerly of TUV: BBC

Shinners brew up a Storm-ont! (Apr 4): (from the Irish Daily Star)
John Coulter

Tribal politics fade but expect election relapse: Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

McGeough jailed for 20 years over murder bid: UTV Internet

Man cleared of Stroud soldier Robert Nairac's infamous murder 33 years ago (Apr 4): Stroud News & Journal
Nick Wakefield

Northern Ireland teens share their tales of terrorism in New York (Apr 4): Irish Voice/
Kate Hickey

Belfast moves on from bloody past (Apr 6): The West Australian
Andrew Drummond

Republican march in Denny granted by Falkirk Council: BBC

Fears voiced as Denny march gets green light: Falkirk Herald

Ulster man set to take on Dublin in senate bid (Apr 4): The News Letter

Catholic partnership sets out markers on what changes it may find acceptable: The Irish Times
Seán Flynn

School patronage – Take part in the debate: Irish Examiner

Wednesday, April 6

Gang 'targeting Catholic policewomen': The News Letter

Fears splinter group murdered Kerr: Irish Examiner
Jennifer Hough

Ronan Kerr murder – Reward of £50,000 as Sinn Fein seeks to meet killers: Belfast Telegraph
Deborah McAleese

DUP leader to attend Kerr funeral: The News Letter

Ronan Kerr's funeral to be show of unity:
Henry McDonald

Martin – Police killers are 'psychopaths, not patriots': Irish Examiner
Mary Regan

Join PSNI to defy bombers – cardinal (Apr 4): The News Letter

'I hoped and prayed Steve would be the last': Banbridge Leader

Ronan Kerr murder – Graffiti lauding bomb 'disgusting': BBC

Bomb reopens anxiety from 1998 atrocity (Apr 4): The News Letter

Donegal link suggested in PSNI murder: Donegal Democrat

Ronan Kerr murder – explosives 'extremely powerful': BBC

Fatal car bomb shatters Aussie reunion: Daily Telegraph (Aus)
Lucy Carne

'Dissidents can only be defeated within their own communities' – Norman Baxter: The News Letter

Ronan Kerr killing – political taboos being broken: BBC
Mark Simpson

It's a battle for the hearts and minds of republicans: Belfast Telegraph
Ed Curran

Condemning dissidents is worse than a waste of breath: Derry Journal
Norman Hamill

How the rebels without a cause failed to learn lessons of the past: Belfast Telegraph
Eamonn McCann

Being Irish does not excuse us from adhering to a moral order (Apr 5): Irish Independent
Kevin Myers

It's time to stand up and be counted: Belfast Telegraph

Murdered teacher's sister criticises Sinn Fein minister: BBC

Diplock trial provision extended in Northern Ireland: Belfast Telegraph

Toome bomb alert – Army bomb experts deal with device: BBC

Dunmurry alert 'elaborate hoax': UTV Internet

Man in court on Omagh terrorism charge: BBC

Confident David Ford targets second ministerial post in Executive: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Animated Alliance: BBC
Mark Devenport

Early vote urged in 'complex' election: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

IRSP re-enter political arena after 30 year absence: Belfast Media
Kieran Hughes

Yes, we'd all love to get beyond bread-and-butter politics, but...: Belfast Telegraph
Nuala McKeever

Never safe – the MI5 agent who thwarted 50 or more IRA killings: Caledonian Mercury
Charles Lavery

Public outcry that hides private fear of the truth: Belfast Telegraph
Brian Rowan

Sinn Fein forced to change venue for hunger strike event: The News Letter

Rosemary Nelson report due after poll: UTV Internet

OFMDFM denies 'U-turn' on funding for victims group: The News Letter

Libya rebels apologise to families of IRA victims: Belfast Telegraph
Lesley-Anne Henry

Robinson favours cutting Northern Ireland's corporate tax rate to 10%: The Irish Times
Francess McDonnell

Judge to quash Loretto Grammar decision: UTV Internet

Catholic schools to urge radical slowdown in patronage transfer: The Irish Times
Seán Flynn

Tuesday, April 5

Omagh bombing informants must come forward, says Martin McGuinness:
Henry McDonald

Police step up effort to track down bomb team: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

PC 'killed by a new gang of bombers': The Sun

Did a mole betray murdered Ulster PC? Hunt for Republican informant inside Police Service of Northern Ireland: Daily Mail
Neil Sears

Omagh bomb 'size of lunch box': UTV Internet

Murdered PC had been threatened by dissident republicans: Daily Telegraph

Robinson and Kenny to attend Kerr funeral: Irish Examiner
Stephen Rogers, Paul O'Brien and Michael McHugh

Ronan Kerr murder – They heard his cry for help but couldn't save him: Belfast Telegraph
Claire McNeilly

Senior officials reinforce sports body's support for Kerr family and police: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

Omagh bomb husband visits Constable Kerr's family: BBC

Killers are faceless cowards, says widow of murdered officer: The Irish Times
Dan Keenan

Peace rally after PC car bomb death: Daily Star

Poverty is fuelling Northern Ireland violence, says minister: The Independent
Nigel Morris

Catholic support for police service continues to rise: The Irish Times
Dan Keenan

Will Catholics still want to join the PSNI?: BBC
Paula McCann

'It's OK when they kill a cop, but not when they shoot us': The Independent
David McKittrick

Dissidents 'pose severe threat' to PSNI officers: Irish Examiner
Cormac O'Keeffe

North's political successes must not be marred by cowardly murder (Apr 4): Irish Independent
Maurice Hayes

'Dissidents drawing on Provo expertise': The News Letter

Constable Ronan Kerr symbolised new era of NI policing: BBC
Vincent Kearney

Murder must not drag us back to dark and bitter past: The Herald
Colette Douglas-Home

As a show of political strength it was impressive.: UTV Internet
Ken Reid

Dissidents re-group and plot to disrupt elections: The Independent
David McKittrick

Destabilising normality in the North is the aim: (from the Irish Daily Mail)
Suzanne Breen

Omagh and the limits of the politics of peace: The Guardian
Peter Preston

Time to stand up to Northern Ireland killers – They disgrace the good name of the Irish worldwide: Irish Voice/
Niall O'Dowd

Killing a 'useless war against peace': The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

Omagh bombing – The compromises of peace haunt Ulster: Daily Telegraph
Philip Johnston

Eternal vigilance is the price of peace (Apr 4): Irish Independent

Ronan Kerr murder – We won't let them turn hope into fear: Belfast Telegraph

A common enemy on the island: The Irish Times

Kerr murderers – We must get inside their minds: Irish Examiner

Police attacked whilst dealing with Lurgan bomb hoaxes: BBC

Sinn Fein councillor drives van with suspect bomb to safety: Belfast Telegraph
Connla Young

Armagh terror probe – man arrested: BBC

Sinn Féin launch election bid: UTV Internet

DUP created 'SF first minister' fear: The News Letter
Alex Kane

Belfast RIR homecoming parade approved: Belfast Telegraph
Lesley-Anne Henry

Queen trip review after runway attack: Evening Herald
Michael Lavery

Queen hoping for a right royal welcome at Croker (Apr 4): Irish Independent
Fergus Black and Ralph Riegel

Monday, April 4

Omagh bomb 'may have used Semtex from Libya': Daily Telegraph
Mark Hughes, Christopher Hope and Duncan Gardham

Security concern over dissidents' bombing capability: The Irish Times
Dan Keenan, Gerry Moriarty & Conor Lally

Car bomb leaves Northern Ireland on high alert: The Independent
David McKittrick

Oglaigh na hEireann profile – police issued with bomb mirrors to counter splinter group: Daily Telegraph
Mark Hughes

Sinn Féin condemns officer's murder: Financial Times
John Murray Brown

Evil attack 'won't force Catholics to quit police': Belfast Telegraph
Lesley-Anne Henry

Don't go back to the dark days, begs mother of PC killed by car bomb in Omagh: Daily Mail
Neil Sears

Mother's plea to Catholics after son killed in bombing: The Herald
Catriona Stewart

Murder is senseless, says Kate Carroll: The News Letter

Bomb victim just weeks in new area: Irish Examiner
Michael McHugh and Sarah Stack

Cross-community revulsion at murder: Irish Examiner
Paul O'Brien

Ronan Kerr murder – NI leaders to meet police chief: BBC

Arrest after Omagh weapons raid: UTV Internet

Outrage as social sites are used to praise murderers: Belfast Telegraph
Lesley-Anne Henry

Community action needed to bring dissidents to book: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

Omagh bombing – return of violence 'like a bad dream': Daily Telegraph
John Bingham

Dissident threat: UTV Internet
Sharon O'Neill

Dissident republican groups are small but dangerous: Irish Examiner
Steven McCaffery

Ronan Kerr's murder is sign of terrorists' dwindling power, not growing strength: Daily Mirror
Adrian Shaw

Ways to take the sting out of dissidents' tail: The Scotsman
Peter Geoghegan

Republicans must help the police to catch murderers: The Herald

Northern Ireland – Not the end of history yet: The Guardian

UUP must fight to avoid fate of dinosaurs (Apr 3): (from the Sunday Times)
Liam Clarke

West Tyrone Double Act (Mar 31): BBC
Mark Devenport

Council – no plans to mark Royal wedding: Coleraine Times

Council to commemorate Royal wedding: Newtownabbey Times

Which tells the greatest truth – poetry or journalism? (Mar 28):
Roy Greenslade

O'Leary fosters victim myth in ode to Heaney (Apr 3): Sunday Independent
John-Paul McCarthy

Dublin's corporation tax edge on us may disappear (Apr 1): Belfast Telegraph

Automatic lacing of Catholicism with conservative values wrong (Apr 2): The Irish Times
Breda O'Brien

Think carefully before answering census question on religion (Mar 29): The Irish Times
Brian Whiteside

Sunday, April 3

Catholic police recruit killed in Omagh car bomb: Sunday Telegraph
David Harrison

Manhunt begins following Omagh car bomb: Independent on Sunday
Michael McHugh and Sarah Stack

Priest condemns murder of policeman: Belfast Telegraph

PM slams 'cowardly' bomb murder: Liverpool Echo

Fatal blast 'a tragedy' for Omagh: BBC

Omagh murder of officer stirs memories of 1998 atrocity:
Henry McDonald

Desperate rearguard: The Spectator
Martyn Frampton

McGuinness in police probe: Independent on Sunday
Jonathan Owen

Judges 'not accountable to media' (Mar 31): Belfast Telegraph

'RIRA caller' denies they shot three men in park: Evening Herald
Cormac Byrne

Shankill Butchers held Belfast in grip of terror (Mar 28): BBC

'As soon as Charlie walked out a fusillade of shots came down Cyprus St and he was hit' (Apr 1): Belfast Media
Gráinne McWilliams

Cork visit on queen's agenda (Apr 2): Irish Examiner
Eoin English

Our royal resentment just childish: Sunday Independent
Louis Jacob

Fellow republicans, take up cupcakes and join the street party: The Observer
Viv Groskop

'We are anti-EU, not anti-Europe' (Feb 21): The News Letter
Sam McBride

County to lose last of its Catholic schools (Mar 31): Irish Independent
Katherine Donnelly

This is a chance to create a system that suits all Irish citizens (Apr 2): Irish Examiner
Paul Rowe

Art world outrage at Nelson McCausland is just a little melodramatic (Mar 31): Belfast Telegraph
Lindy McDowell

Bid to twin Giant's Causeway's council with Gaza City: BBC

Saturday, April 2

They're under starter's orders – and they're off: Belfast Media
Paul Ainsworth

O'Dowd accuses dissidents of trying to intimidate Sinn Fein canvassers: Belfast Telegraph
Lesley-Anne Henry

Gerry refreshes the town hall meetings other TDs cannot reach: BBC
Mark Devenport

Normal politics at last: The Irish Times

How we can ease pain and suffering of the Troubles: Belfast Telegraph
Leon Litvack

Drumsurn children being subjected to loyalist graffiti: Derry Journal

Unionists attack film festival over bomber drama: Belfast Telegraph
Suzanne Breen

No Royal Irish homecoming parade after all: Impartial Reporter

Derry bomb alert 'elaborate hoax': UTV Internet

West Belfast bomb scare declared over by PSNI: BBC

Colin Duffy to go to Supreme Court: UTV Internet

Man cleared of Nairac abduction and murder: The Irish Times
Dan Keenan

Still no justice for Captain Nairac – 60-year-old man cleared of murdering British Army officer during the Troubles: Daily Mail

Forensic evidence at heart of case: Belfast Telegraph

Court hears loyalist lives 'law abiding' life: UTV Internet

Murder bid man – SF MP's plea for leniency rapped: Belfast Telegraph
Suzanne Breen

Shooting of UDR man 'carefully planned': UTV Internet

1981 – when division was at it deepest: Impartial Reporter
Denzil McDaniel

The Smiths were ordered to play the North by Irish gov't: Irish Independent

OIRA has its say on Falls firefight: Belfast Media

Road map to a shared future: Belfast Telegraph

Quinn wants sacraments out of school time: RTE

Quinn's hopes for 50% of schools to change hands optimistic: Irish Examiner
Michael Kelly

May date for the A5 road inquiry (Feb 17): Londonderry Sentinel

David Cameron links Northern Ireland to Libya:
Nicholas Watt

Police 'must talk to Libyan defector Moussa Koussa about IRA arms': Belfast Telegraph
Connla Young

Gaddafi – Whose side are you on?: Belfast Media
Ciara Quinn

Hearts fans will give me abuse for being an Irish-Catholic, says Hibs loan star Richie Towell: Scottish Daily Record
Gavin Berry

Friday, April 1

Paramilitary and arms monitoring bodies dissolved: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

SDLP wants fewer Assembly members: Belfast Telegraph

Breakfast with the SDLP and a pretty interesting one at that: UTV Internet
Ken Reid

Unionists must work together, says Orange Order Grand Master Edward Stevenson: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

McMenamin resigns from SDLP: UTV Internet

The Departmental "Lucky Dip": BBC
Mark Devenport

First Minister repeats call for single education system: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

Robinson outlines 'future' of education in Northern Ireland: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Education debate as campaigns launch: UTV Internet

Why this education mess should teach us a lesson: Belfast Telegraph
Mark Neale

Chief justice urges more independence: The Irish Times
Carol Coulter

Orange Order's 'blue skies thinking' in bid to end parades impasse: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Band delays parade to aid mass-goers (Mar 30): The News Letter

Derry DPP sets a date for meeting after dissident row: BBC

Police under fire for response as suspect device sparks alert: Belfast Telegraph
Patrice Dougan

Roslea suspect object PSNI investigation ongoing: BBC

Man remanded over hoax bomb alert: UTV Internet

Murder victim's family calls on PSNI to check if M15 could provide leads: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

Loughinisland report due in May: UTV Internet

Margaret Ritchie criticises Loughinisland report delay: BBC

Judgement due in Nairac murder case: UTV Internet

Bobby Moffett murder – man released unconditionally: BBC

The magic of the monarchy – The royal moment has come: The Guardian

Irish language message getting lost in translation (Feb 20): Sunday Independent
Colm O'Rourke

Martin welcomes patronage change: Irish Examiner
Niall Murray

Archbishop defends Catholic schools: The Irish Times
Fiona Gartland and Seán Flynn

To say religious schools exclude is nonsense: Irish Independent
David Quinn

FAI refuse to comment on Ferguson: The Irish Times
Emmet Malone

Lowry refuses to quit Dail and says criticisms 'made me retch': Irish Independent
Patricia McDonagh

Why did we give this murderer sanctuary? He's up to his neck in Lockerbie, WPC Fletcher's death and arming the IRA. Yet ministers hail Libyan's defection as a coup: Daily Mail
Tim Shipman, James Slack, David Williams and Jack Doyle


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